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1. When both sides of the English channel tunnel first met 1990 TheCrippledGiraffe 100 reddit
2. The wives of the astronauts on the Apollo 8 mission at the moment they heard their husbands voices from orbit, 1968 DillyDylan 100 reddit
3. Inside of an Airplane in 1930 BunyipPouch 100 reddit
4. Lyndon B. Johnson yelling at the pilots of a nearby plane to cut their engines so that John F. Kennedy could speak as Kennedy is seen trying to calm him down. Taken during the 1960 presidential campaign in Amarillo, Texas. Kornichon 100 reddit
5. Portrait of arctic explorer Peter Freuchen and his wife, fashion illustrator Dagmar Cohn, 1947 alohasnafu 100 reddit
6. Only one of two photographs in existence of the US Supreme Court in session. Cameras are forbidden in the Supreme Court, but this photograph was taken by a young woman who concealed her small camera in her handbag, cutting a hole through which the lens peeped, 1937. ILoveLamp9 100 reddit
7. Ruth Lee, a hostess at a Chinese restaurant, flies a Chinese flag so she isn’t mistaken for Japanese when she sunbathes on her days off in Miami, in the wake of the attack on Pearl Harbor, Dec. 15, 1941 HeartlessBitchLOL 99 reddit
8. Ruth Lee, a hostess at a Chinese restaurant, flies a Chinese flag so she isn’t mistaken for Japanese when she sunbathes on her days off in Miami. Dec. 15, 1941 (Colorized) Snarblox 99 reddit
9. David Isom, 19, broke the color line in a segregated pool in Florida on June 8, 1958, which resulted in officials closing the facility. Scaulbylausis 98 reddit
10. Swedish Major Erik Bonde smokes a cigarette after being ambushed and shot twice. Congo, Jan 15th 1961 kattmedtass 98 reddit
11. Fire and fury: B-25s are pictured flying past Mount Vesuvius in Italy as lava and ash spews from the top of the volcano. The eruption killed 57 as it destroyed the village of San Sebastiano and San Giorg in March 1944 while Allied forces were battling for supremacy in the skies. Roguecop 98 reddit
12. JFK's funeral at the capitol. November 1963. Snarblox 98 reddit
13. Anne Frank’s father Otto, revisiting the attic where they hid from the Nazis. He was the only surviving family member. (1960) PILLUPIERU 98 reddit
14. Richard Nixon waves goodbye as he boards a helicopter after resigning the presidency earlier that day. (Aug. 9, 1974) Reddit__PI 97 reddit
15. Young Angela Merkel having a Schnaps with fishermen on the island of Rügen during her first MP campain in summer 1990 phomb 97 reddit
16. 18-year-old Keshia Thomas protects a fallen man, believed to be associated with the Ku Klux Klan from an angry mob of anti-clan protestors. Ann Arbor, Michigan USA. 1996 By Mark Brunner OIFVet303 97 reddit
17. Russian inmate points an identifying and accusing finger at a Nazi guard who was especially cruel towards the prisoners in Buchenwald camp. Colorized. scoopbh 97 reddit
18. Nikola Tesla, the last photo ever of the famous scientist, 1st Jan 1943 c0urso 97 reddit
19. "Eyes of Hate", a photograph of Goebbels after he finds out his photographer was Jewish, Geneva , September 1933 balint-uni 97 reddit
20. View of Boston, the oldest surviving aerial photograph ever taken. October 13th, 1860. dasbeck 97 reddit
21. Crowd in Times Square, New York City celebrating the surrender of Germany, May 7th, 1945. ThaloGreen 97 reddit
22. An American soldier cradles a wounded Japanese boy and shelters him from the rain in the cockpit of an airplane during the Battle of Saipan while waiting to transport the youngster to a field hospital. July, 1944. RyanSmith 96 reddit
23. German fraternity mirror selfie (1912) shefoundnow 96 reddit
24. Wedding bands that were removed from holocaust victims before they were executed RogerDat143 96 reddit
25. Doodles created by future sultan Mehmed the Conqueror, aged 10 at the time. Year:1442 xamza1608 96 reddit
26. A unknown man during the Great Depression, 1932. OIFVet303 95 reddit
27. Women protesting forced Hijab days after the revolution, Iran, 1979 SPP_382 95 reddit
28. Lt. Col. Robert Stirm, is greeted by his family, returning home after more than five years as a prisoner of war in North Vietnam. 1973 domenicocavasso 95 reddit
29. 18 year-old Muhammad Ali stands alone at the 1960 Rome Olympics Mike_August 95 reddit
30. Hiroo Onoda, Japanese soldier who refused to surrender until 1974 c0urso 95 reddit
31. The Obama's on their wedding day, 1992. ASAmd 94 reddit
32. Private James Hendrix of the 101st Airborne, playing guitar at Fort Campbell Kentucky in 1962 Grown_Man_Poops 94 reddit
33. A "maternity package" granted to mother's of low income by the Finnish state, 1939, Silkkiuikku 94 reddit
34. A man arrested for cross-dressing emerging from a police van, New York, 1939 Geeglio 94 reddit
35. Freddie Mercury with his mother, 1947 earthmoonsun 94 reddit
36. Two women buying cocaine capsules from their dealer, the lookout is standing in the background, Berlin 1929 ibkeepr 94 reddit
37. Men celebrating the end of prohibition, December 5, 1933. dwna 94 reddit
38. Moscow celebrates victory over Nazi Germany. May 9th, 1945. synternia 93 reddit
39. Troops of the Eight-Nation Alliance in 1900. Left to right: Britain, United States, Australia,India, Germany, France, Russia, Italy, Japan domenicocavasso 93 reddit
40. Taken in 1843, the oldest known original photo of a US President (John Quincy Adams) was recently rediscovered. vrgr23 93 reddit
41. The real Lawrence of Arabia (Thomas Edward Lawrence) - 1918 colorized jecinci 93 reddit
42. A hired reader reads to cigar makers hard at work in Cuban cigar factory (ca. 1900-1910). Because many cigar factory employees were illiterate lectors were hired to read novels, poetry, nonfiction works, and newspapers determined by consensus. Meunderwears 93 reddit
43. Instant Of Test Nuclear Detonation Captured By Harold Edgerton's Rapatronic Camera With Shutter Speed Of One Hundred Millionth Of A Second. Circa 1950s. synternia 93 reddit
44. The other, less famous photo, of Jack Ruby shooting Lee Harvey Oswald 123456654321 93 reddit
45. Walt Whitman, between 1860-65, colorized by me mentalaustrian 93 reddit
46. Cudjoe Kazoola Lewis, The last known survivor of the Atlantic slave trade between Africa and North America, Early 1900's Nauticabud 93 reddit
47. Belgium coal miners crammed into a coal mine elevator, coming up after a day of work, circa 1900. bennymate 92 reddit
48. Anti-Apartheid protesters sprayed with a water cannon shooting purple dye to mark the demonstrators for arrest. South Africa, 1989. domenicocavasso 92 reddit
49. Swimmers at a Las Vegas hotel watch a mushroom cloud from an atomic test 75 miles away, 1953 plong42 92 reddit
50. 16 year-old Princess Elizabeth being introduced to officers of her regiment in 1942. obsession-wearer 92 reddit
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